Catamaran Experience

October 4th & 5th, 2007


IMG_0552.jpg
Leaving Thornham Marina on 4th October for a two day Catamaran Experience organised by Multihull World
IMG_0553.jpg
IMG_0554.jpg
IMG_0555.jpg
Practicing mooring on the
pontoon in Chichester Harbour
IMG_0556.jpg
Water Margin is a Broadblue 385. It has the Owners version layout, with the owners desk and book shelves midships to port & a dedicated shower forward & a large heads.
IMG_0557.jpg
Currently on sale for 195k from www.multihullworld.co.uk
IMG_0558.jpg
IMG_0559.jpg
IMG_0560.jpg
IMG_0561.jpg
IMG_0562.jpg
IMG_0563.jpg
IMG_0564.jpg
IMG_0565.jpg
IMG_0566.jpg
IMG_0567.jpg
IMG_0568.jpg
IMG_0569.jpg
IMG_0570.jpg
IMG_0571.jpg
I want one - of course!
IMG_0572.jpg
IMG_0575.jpg
IMG_0576.jpg
IMG_0578.jpg
IMG_0582.jpg
Robin T - the other crew
IMG_0583.jpg
IMG_0584.jpg
IMG_0585.jpg
West Winner Starboard
Hand Marker
IMG_0586.jpg
Eastoke marker
IMG_0587.jpg
View of Portsmouth in the distance
IMG_0591.jpg
Chichester Bar Beacon
IMG_0592.jpg
IMG_0595.jpg
IMG_0596.jpg
IMG_0593.jpg
Really comfy interior
IMG_0594.jpg
IMG_0598.jpg
IMG_0599.jpg
IMG_0600.jpg
IMG_0601.jpg
IMG_0602.jpg
IMG_0604.jpg
IMG_0605.jpg
IMG_0606.jpg
IMG_0608.jpg
IMG_0609.jpg
IMG_0610.jpg
IMG_0611.jpg
IMG_0612.jpg
IMG_0613.jpg
IMG_0614.jpg
IMG_0615.jpg
IMG_0616.jpg
IMG_0618.jpg
IMG_0619.jpg
Fort Gilkicker (see www.fortgilkicker.co.uk)
IMG_0621.jpg
Royal Fleet Auxiliary vessel
Argus A135
- Aviation Training Ship
IMG_0625.jpg
IMG_0626.jpg
IMG_0627.jpg
South East Ryde Middle - South Cardinal
IMG_0629.jpg
IMG_0630.jpg
IMG_0631.jpg
IMG_0634.jpg
South Ryde Middle - marking starboard side of shipping lane
IMG_0635.jpg
IMG_0636.jpg
IMG_0637.jpg
IMG_0638.jpg
IMG_0641.jpg
IMG_0642.jpg
Prince Consort - North Cardinal
IMG_0645.jpg
IMG_0648.jpg
IMG_0649.jpg
IMG_0650.jpg
IMG_0651.jpg
IMG_0647.jpg
Start of Races
IMG_0653.jpg
IMG_0654.jpg
IMG_0655.jpg
IMG_0656.jpg
IMG_0657.jpg
IMG_0658.jpg
IMG_0661.jpg
IMG_0669.jpg
IMG_0660.jpg
IMG_0662.jpg
IMG_0664.jpg
What a beauty!
IMG_0665.jpg
IMG_0666.jpg
IMG_0667.jpg
IMG_0670.jpg
IMG_0674.jpg
IMG_0677.jpg
IMG_0679.jpg
IMG_0681.jpg
IMG_0682.jpg
Royal Albert light buoy - off Gilkicker
IMG_0683.jpg
IMG_0684.jpg
IMG_0686.jpg
IMG_0687.jpg
IMG_0688.jpg
Going through the 50 metre wide
Small Boat Channel to Gosport
(see www.premiermarinas.com/
pages/getting_to_gosport)
IMG_0691.jpg
IMG_0692.jpg
IMG_0693.jpg
IMG_0694.jpg
IMG_0695.jpg
A few shots of the gennaker - it was easier to gybe because of the genoa stay in the way
IMG_0696.jpg
IMG_0698.jpg
IMG_0702.jpg
IMG_0703.jpg
IMG_0704.jpg
IMG_0725.jpg
IMG_0699.jpg
IMG_0700.jpg
IMG_0701.jpg
IMG_0706.jpg
View of the south of the Isle of Wight from the East
IMG_0707.jpg
Nab East Port Hand Marker
- this is near where pilots join
ships (see
www.ukho.gov.uk/
amd/wnm%5C2005
%5Cweek09_1072-1223%5Cnp
286(1)-wk09-05-page222.pdf)
IMG_0710.jpg
This may be Horse Tail SHM
IMG_0711.jpg
IMG_0713.jpg
IMG_0714.jpg
IMG_0716.jpg
IMG_0718.jpg
A shot of our skipper (Ken Walker of www.heave2.co.uk) behind Robin
IMG_0720.jpg
IMG_0721.jpg
IMG_0723.jpg
Hayling Island
IMG_0724.jpg
IMG_0727.jpg
West Winner
IMG_0730.jpg
IMG_0731.jpg
Chichester Sand Banks - Tom Cunliffe has a very good pilotage video of this area on www.yachtingtv.co.uk (9.99)
IMG_0732.jpg
IMG_0733.jpg
Sandhead PHM
IMG_0735.jpg
IMG_0736.jpg
The gennaker waiting to be folded up - there's a special technique for doing that
IMG_0737.jpg
IMG_0738.jpg
Lock gates into Thornham Marina
IMG_0740.jpg

www.bobandjo.com